WCS Elementary OER Social Studies Specialist Liza Vaughn has an exciting summer ahead of her. Vaughn was selected to attend the Library of Congress Summer Teacher Institute in July. This week-long professional development program [...]
Two Williamson County Schools social studies teachers are being recognized for their excellence in the classroom. Scales Elementary's Melody Scott was named the Tennessee Council for the Social Studies (TCSS) Elementary School Teacher of the [...]
The Social Studies Open Education Resource Team (OER) is hard at work designing the new curriculum for the 2019-20 school year, and now there's a chance for the public to see the team's progress. [...]
Students at Clovercroft Elementary played shopkeepers during Market Day January 25. To cap off their economics unit, third graders at Clovercroft Elementary [...]
Fifth graders at Edmondson Elementary School experienced some of the hardships faced by immigrants in the late 19th Century with this Ellis Island Simulation.
Franklin High Advanced Placement (AP) Government and Economics students boarded a bus Friday morning, but this wasn't a regular school bus. The C-SPAN Bus [...]
World War II and Vietnam Veteran Chester Kross recently visited students at Oak View Elementary School to share his incredible story of patriotism and service to country.
Learning about the mummification process is one thing. Performing the mummification process is another. After learning how the [...]
Eighth graders from Fairview Middle School received a tour of the new Tennessee State Museum October 25.
The Social Studies Open Education Resource (OER) Team is working hard to develop a new social studies curriculum for the 2019-2020 school year. On October 11, their efforts took them out of the office [...]